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Temperate Cyclone Origin and Formation

Temperate Cyclone Stage

Temperate cyclones develop over mid-latitudes between 35 degrees and 65 degrees North and South in both the hemisphere. A temperate cyclone is called mid-latitude depression, extra-tropical cyclones, frontal depressions and wave cyclones.

First Non-Cooperation Of Movement Was Kheda Satyagraha 1918

Kheda Satyagraha 1918

The first non-cooperation of movement was Kheda Satyagraha 1918. Due to the drought situation, crops failed in the Kheda district of Gujarat. The Kheda peasants mainly involved with Patidar peasants.

Pune Sarvajanik Sabha

Poona Sarvajanik Sabha

In the second half of the 19th century, the Pune Sarvajanik Sabha became one of India leading organisation. An annual grant received to Parvati Temple, Pune, from the Government. The trustees of the temple mismanaged that fund/grant. At that time, Ganesh Vasudeo Joshi came forward and organised a meeting about mismanagement

Preeti Sinha UNCDF

The United Nation Capital Development Fund has appointed Preeti Sinha as its Executive Secretary. She is of Indian origin investment and development banker. Facts: The Executive Secretary post is the highest rank in the institution. It will focus on providing micro-finance assistance to women, youth, small and medium-sized enterprises in under-served communities. She will oversee

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PM address to the nation and lay the foundation of major projects of Oil & Gas sector in Tamil Nadu

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will develop major projects of the oil and gas sector in Tamil Nadu on February 17, 2021, through video conferencing. PM Modi will address to the nation the Ramanathapuram – Thoothukudi natural gas pipeline and Gasoline Desulphurisation Unit at Chennai Petroleum Cooperation Limited, Manali. He will also lay the base

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